scouts-l Mail Archive for March of 2000: Billy Budd was Re: Zero Tolerance
Michael A. Golrick (mgolrick@SCLC.ORG
Wed Mar 22 2000 - 09:19:29 CST
My friend Chuck Bramlet wrote:
> It's a shame that as it was written
>by a DWEM, it's no longer considered relevant to our society.
While Melville is Dead, White, and a Male, he is American not English! One
of Melville's homes is outside Pittsfield, Mass (on the way to the home of
one of my sisters).
Nonetheless, it still is a story with a point which is very applicable to
the Zero Tolerance (= Thinking need not be applied) situation.
ASM, Troop 68, Trumbull CT
"...and a good old Buffalo, too." NE-II-90